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Sample of Thurston Communities

The following are some of the communities located in Thurston County:

Community 2009
  Population  
2000
  Population  
Change
  (2009 vs. 2000)  
Olympia      46,100     42,514     8.43% increase  
Lacey      42,046     31,226     34.65% increase  
Tumwater      16,265     12,698     28.09% increase  
Yelm      6,242     3,289     89.8% increase  
Tenino      1,654     1,447     14.31% increase  
Bucoda      643     628     2.39% increase  

Counties Neighboring Thurston

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Thurston:

County Direction2009
Population
2000
Population
Change
(2009 vs. 2000)
Grays Harbor      W71,79767,1946.85%
Lewis      S74,74168,6008.95%
Mason      NW58,01649,40517.43%
Pierce      NE796,836700,82013.7%

The northeastern boundary of the county is on Pudget Sound.

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